ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Operation Pipestone Canyon, 1969
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: January 10, 2021
Jim Clare ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, June, 1969: Using a paint brush, a U.S. Marine from 1st Battalion, 1st Regiment, 1st Marine Division, taking part in Operation Pipestone Canyon on Go Noi Island, removes sand and debris from his weapon.
A 1969 Stars and Stripes story about the operation on Go Noi Island.